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Location Sørfold, Nordland
Coordinates 67°19′47″N 16°06′24″E / 67.3296°N 16.1066°E / 67.3296; 16.1066Coordinates: 67°19′47″N 16°06′24″E / 67.3296°N 16.1066°E / 67.3296; 16.1066
Basin countries Norway
Max. length 3.6 kilometres (2.2 mi)
Max. width 2 kilometres (1.2 mi)
Surface area 3.08 km2 (1.19 sq mi)
Shore length1 13.79 kilometres (8.57 mi)
Surface elevation 944 metres (3,097 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Kvitvatnet is a lake that lies in the municipality of Sørfold in Nordland county, Norway. It is located in the southeastern part of the municipality of Sørfold, about 21 kilometres (13 mi) east of the village of Straumen. The lake lies on the north side of the Blåmannsisen glacier, just south of the Rago National Park, and just west of the border with Sweden.[1]

See also


  1. ^ "Kvitvatnet" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2012-04-10.